China, Laos to kick start joint railway in December (China Daily) | Lao Tribune

China, Laos to kick start joint railway in December (China Daily)

A railway made available on May 1 2011 shows the train which connects Bangkok and Vientiane, in Thanaleng Station, 20km outside Vientiane, Laos, April 30, 2011. Laos’ current rail network consists of a 3.5-kilometer link over the Thai-Laos Friendship Bridge betwen Nong Khai and Vientiane. [Photo / IC] The Lao section of the China-Laos railway is…